FilmTT to Host a Free Pop-Up Movie Event

FilmTT at the Movies

Port of Spain, April 29, 2024: The Trinidad and Tobago Film Company (FilmTT), in partnership with SGP Studios, will be hosting ‘FilmTT @ The Movies’, a FREE one-day pop-up event which will take place on Tuesday 30th April at two locations, Caribbean Cinemas Trinity Mall and South Park from 1 PM. ‘FilmTT @ The Movies’ focuses on the nation’s film industry by featuring the work of T&T actors and showcasing the picturesque destinations that serve as cinematic backdrops. The event will feature local productions funded by FilmTT’s Content Creation and Marketing Fund such as the award-winning Trinidad Remains, I Dream of Calypso, Skyglow, all the episodes of FilmTT’s TV series, “Mixed Up”, and the short films “When the Monsters Come Out”, “Mas Prep” and “A Mother’s Revenge”. The cast and crew from some films will also be present for a Q&A and networking session.

The main goal of this initiative is to engage and attract local audiences for local film productions, expand the film-friendly network, and foster collaboration within the film industry. “FilmTT @ The Movies” serves as a promotional platform for the local film industry and its related content. The event aims to showcase local content, directors, producers, actors and crew to industry professionals, potential investors and the wider public, thereby contributing to Trinidad and Tobago’s presence in the global film industry. The event’s success will not only enhance the reputation of T&T’s film locations and talent but is also aimed at encouraging film content creation and attracting international co-production and investments. Therefore, the impact of the event extends beyond the one-day duration as it will influence the perception of local film content both within the local and global film community.

“FilmTT invites the public to step into the vibrant world of Trinidad and Tobago cinema at “FilmTT @ The Movies”, an exhilarating pop-up event hosted by FilmTT, where the richness and diversity of local film content will be celebrated. This event will showcase the talents of T&T’s homegrown filmmakers, capturing the essence of the culture, landscapes, and stories, from captivating dramas to hilarious comedies, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.” – Leslie Ann Wills-Caton, General Manager, FilmTT.

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